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Gambian army officer says ex-president Jammeh ordered journalist's death

Published on: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:48:29 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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A Gambian army officer has testified that he and two colleagues shot dead journalist Deyda Hydara in 2004 on orders from then- President Yahya Jammeh, providing the first direct account of the previously unexplained killing.

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